Training Requirements for History Teachers, Postsecondary

History teachers, postsecondary need a doctoral or professional degree.

Degrees for History teachers, postsecondary
Percent
Less than High School 0.5
High School 1.3
Some College 2.4
Associates Degree 2.1
Bachelors Degree 16.5
Masters Degree 33.6
Doctorate or Professional Degree 43.7

Employment Outlook for History Teachers, Postsecondary

This represents about 29,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 2,000 more history teachers, postsecondary but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 8,000 more.

Typical Income for History Teachers, Postsecondary

Annual Salaries

On average, history teachers, postsecondary make $80,880 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
History teachers, postsecondary $38,000 $52,760 $71,820 $97,150 $130,530
Education, training, and library occupations $21,820 $31,830 $48,000 $67,430 $92,890
Postsecondary teachers $31,200 $45,450 $66,500 $99,650 $152,330
Arts, communications, and humanities teachers, postsecondary $35,420 $48,610 $66,630 $93,760 $131,730
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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